The Duke of Cambridge was greeted with a traditional Maori nose rub from New Zealand’s prime minister as he visited a country still coming terms with the devastating mosque shootings.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
The Duke of Cambridge has taken part in an Anzac Day service in Auckland as part of a two-day visit to New Zealand to honour the victims of the Christchurch terrorist attack. William joined Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and other dignitaries at the event at the city’s war memorial.
People across New Zealand observed the Muslim call to prayer on Friday as the nation reflected on the moment one week ago when 50 people were killed at two mosques.
A steady stream of mourners paid tribute on Sunday at a makeshift memorial to the 50 people killed by a gunman at two mosques in Christchurch.
New Zealand police said a 50th victim of the mosque attacks in Christchurch has died.
New Zealand has been trying to come to terms with the deaths of 49 people shot to death at two mosques during midday prayers on Friday.
Irish political and religious leaders have condemned the attacks on two mosques in New Zealand.